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Experts issue action plan to incorporate mHealth technology into clinical trials

An mHealth group consisting of representatives from the FDA, Duke University, Kaiser Permanente, Stanford University and Brigham and Women's Hospital has created an action plan that seeks to integrate consumer-facing mHealth data and devices into clinical trials. The group also recommended establishing a standardized research design for mHealth developers, using mHealth technologies for research and to boost patient privacy and informed consent processes, creating a "learning mHealth research community" and enabling open access to consumer-generated data.

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